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Batgirl #41 Reveals How The New Batman And Batgirl Will Interact

[MILD SPOILERS for Batgirl #41 and current Batbooks below!] I could barely contain my excitement for this new issue of Batgirl! As most of you know, there’s a new Batman in town, and now it’s time to see how that affects our lovely Babs. From DC Comics, written by Brenden Fletcher and Cameron Stewart, with… Read more »

The Joker Batgirl #41 Cover Hits eBay. Just The Cover.

When it was solicited the Joker variant cover to Batgirl #41 by Rafael Albuquerque caused considerable fuss. Seen as the antithesis of the current take on the character, the creative team on the book appealed to DC to reverse their decision to use this cover and DC changed their mind. Though the publisher waited for some… Read more »

Thor’s Comic Review Column – Miles Morales: Ultimate Spider-Man #11-12, Double Jumpers Vol. 1, Convergence: The Question, Superman, Speed Force, Batgirl, Nightwing And Oracle, Harley Quinn

This Week’s Reviews: Miles Morales: Ultimate Spider-Man #11 & #12 Double Jumpers Vol. 1 Convergence: The Question #1 Convergence 1 Convergence: Superman #1 Convergence: Speed Force #1 Convergence: Batgirl #1 Convergence:Nightwing and Oracle #1 Convergence: Harley Quinn #1 Miles Morales: Ultimate Spider-Man #11 & #12 By Adam X. Smith We all knew this day would… Read more »

WonderCon ’15 – Agent Carter, Batgirl, And The Making Of The Modern Super Heroine With Babs Tarr, Jose Molina, Cecil Castellucci, Sarah Kuhn, and Dr. Andrea Letamendi

The Making Of The Modern Super Heroine Panel with Babs Tarr, Jose Molina, Cecil Castellucci, Sarah Kuhn, and Dr. Andrea Letamendi rounded off Sunday afternoon at WonderCon this year. Molina, a TV writer, recently finished writing on Agent Carter. Castellucci writes young adult novels and recently did a Sensation Comics Wonderwoman story. Kuhn is writing… Read more »

WonderCon ’15 – Batgirl’s ‘Ultimate Triumph Over The Joker’ – The Batman Panel With Brenden Fletcher, Tom King, Greg Pak, And Babs Tarr

Last year marked the 75th anniversary of Batman. What does this year have in store for the Dark Knight after such a momentous milestone? That was the question going into Friday’s Batman panel at WonderCon. On hand were Brenden Fletcher (Batgirl, Black Canary), Tom King (Grayson), Greg Pak (Batman/Superman), and Babs Tarr (Batgirl), with the… Read more »

Batgirl: Endgame #1 Is An Expressive Work Of Art

I’ll admit it right off the bat…I haven’t had a chance to read any of the Endgame books at all. I picked up Batgirl: Endgame #1, because I love the character so much and wanted to see what it’s all about. From DC Comics, written by Cameron Stewart and Brenden Fletcher, with art and colors… Read more »

Batgirl #41 #ChangedTheCover

Here was the cover to Batgirl #41 by Rafael Albuquerque. Not any more. DC media partner CBR who first ran the cover has now run the following releases from Rafael Albuquerque and DC Comics My Batgirl variant cover artwork was designed to pay homage to a comic that I really admire, and I know is a favorite of… Read more »

So, How Inappropriate Is The Batgirl #41 Joker Variant Cover?

This is the cover to Batgirl #41, for DC’s June mini-relaunch. Featuring the new-look Batman. And very much in fitting with the pop style of the comic book, that has relaunched Batgirl in a fresh, youthful, exciting fashion away from depressing themes and tones that had previously been associated with the book. Also in June, DC… Read more »

The Retconning Of Batgirl In Today’s Secret Origins #10 (UPDATE)

It’s already sold out and gone to second print a retailers rushed to get extra copies after the importance of today’s Secret Origins #10 to those who both enjoy the current Batgirl comic, those who preferred the Gail Simone New 52 Batgirl and those who preferred the Oracle Barbara Gordon, was highlighted. UPDATE: Though we… Read more »

Batgirl’s Secret Origins #10 Goes To A Second Print Already

So, we said this was going to be a thing. Secret Origins #10 from DC Comics out tomorrow, has already sold out at Diamond Comic Distributors. Retelling the origin of Batgirl, it appears to be doing a considerable deal of retconning. Retailers will now be able to buy a second print, available at the end… Read more »

Today’s Big, Big, Big, Big Batgirl Final Page Spoilers – Have You Reserved Secret Origins #10?

Some people like Batgirl. Some people like the new look Batgirl. But some people prefer Barbara Gordon the way she was before the New 52 relaunch. Daughter of Jim Gordon, crippled by the Joker, using a wheelchair, and operating as Oracle, working with the Birds Of Prey as a technological overseer and occasionally getting down… Read more »

Live From the Comic Shop – Sinergy #2, Bitch Planet #1, Batgirl #37

By Christine Marie Happy Wednesday Bleeding Coolers! I’m at Conquest Comics in Bayville, NJ feeling very enthusiastic about the lineup of comics that have been released this week. On to the comic reviews! It feels like yesterday that the first issue of this colorful series was released, but I’m happy to report that Sinergy #2 from Image Comics,… Read more »

Why Didn’t They Relaunch Batgirl With A New #1?

Teen Titans relaunched as New Teen Titans with a new #1. Suicide Squad relaunched as New Suicide Squad with a new #1 Deathstroke relaunched as Deathstroke #1 with a new #1. So why, when Batgirl seemed to have a complete renovation of creative team, approach, look and style, did it not get a new #1?… Read more »

Live From The Comic Shop – Drifter #1, Wytches #2, Batgirl #36

By Christine Marie Vinciquarra What’s better than being at Conquest Comics in Bayville, NJ reviewing new releases? Being at Conquest Comics in Bayville, NJ reviewing new releases, with two really awesome statues Anna and Elsa from Frozen watching me as I do it! On to the comics! Since childhood, I’ve been a fan of stories… Read more »

Ms Marvel #1 Goes To Seventh Printing, Batgirl #35 Gets A Second

Wow. Justice League #1. Avengers Vs. X-Men #1 and #2. Bone #1, #2, #3 and #5. Johnny The Homicidal Maniac #1-#7. Mr Natural #1. Milk And Cheese #1. There aren’t a lot of comics in recent time to have reached a seventh printing. But now you can add one more with Ms Marvel #1 which… Read more »

Let’s Take A Moment To Thank Gail Simone For Batgirl And For Creating New Readers

By Christine Marie Vinciquarra When I woke up on Wednesday morning I was a little sad, knowing that Gail Simone’s last issue of Batgirl was coming out. I had been anticipating reading it, but was overwhelmed with concern because the New 52 Batgirl started my love for comics. (Yes, I’m one of those people.) I’ll… Read more »

47 Thoughts About 47 Comics – Walking Dead, Scooby Doo, Amazing, 2099 And 100th Anniversary Spider-Man, All-New And Amazing X-Men, Superior Foes, Black Dynamite, Detective Comics, Wolverine, Death Vigil, Maxx, X-Force, Futures End, Ghosted, Transformers, Superman/Wonder Woman, New Suicide Squad, Usagi Yojimbo, Judge Dredd, Infinity Man, Batman Eternal, Batgirl, Spread, Royals, Rise Of The Magi, Armor Hunters, Rai, Star Trek, X, Terminator x2, Star Wars, Eery, Great Pacific, Abe Sapien, Angry Birds, Warlord Of Mars, Blood Queen, Pathfinder, Turok, Shutter, Magnus, Doc Savage, Chastity, Robotech/Voltron And Wolverine

Scooby Doo goes to Comic Con and meets… an old British fellow with a long scarf. I wonder who he could be? And did he steal all the backgrounds from this comic? Because, yes, even if you set a comic at a comic convention, it’s probably a good idea to show some of that comic… Read more »

Geoff Johns Has All Star Batgirl #1 On His Desktop

DC Entertainment’s CCO Geoff Johns took part in an AMA Reddit last night. Well, he does have a new comic book out. The usual questions and answers flipped back and forth. To the question of the status of All Star Batgirl, announced at the Toronto Comic Book Expo in 2006 as coming from him and JG Jones, he… Read more »

31 Thoughts About 31 Comics – Avengers Undercover, Secret Avengers, Returning, Rust, First Born, Wraith, All New X-Men, Bee & Puppy Cat, Batman Eternal, Uber, Royals Masters Of War, Deadly Hands Of Kung Fu, Batgirl, JLU, TMNT, Deceivers, Lumberjanes, Next Testament, Sons Of Anarchy, Judge Dredd, Miss Fury, Transformers, Star Trek, GI Joe, Ash And The Army Of Darkness, Tales From The Con, Shutter, Minimum Wage, Starlight, Shadow, Think Tank

So, did everyone watch last night’s Marvel’s Agents Of SHIELD last night? Well not me, not yet, been too busy. No spoilers! Ironic I know… but I reckon a lot more of this stuff with the Clairvoyant could have been tidied up if, as today’s Avengers Undercover tells us, they’d had… Exactly. SHIELD has Necromancers…. Read more »

Fifty-Two Thoughts About Fifty-Two Comics – Ghosted, Rat Queens, Black Dynamite, Dark Angel, TMNT, Skyman, Superior Spider-Man, Illegitimates, Justice League 3000, Ben 10, Peabody And Sherman, My Little Pony, Suicide Squad, World’s Finest, Harbinger, Night Of The Living Deadpool, Stitched, Gravel, Crossed, Deadpool: The Gauntlet, The Curse, Archer & Armstrong, Secret Avengers, Batgirl, God Is Dead, Imagine Agents, Astro City, Nightwing, Carbon Grey, Peter Panzerfaust, Velvet, Alex+Ada, Darth Vader, Kiss Me Satan, Clown Fatale, BPRD, Fantastic Four, Catacylsm: Ultimates, Daredevil, X-Force, Egos, X, X-Men Legacy, 3 Guns, Adventure Time, Voice In The Dark, L’il Battlestar Galactica, Miss Fury, Next Testament, Unity, Popeye, Transformers And Regular Show (UPDATE)

Okay, I’ve taken the kids to school, and popped into town for this week’s comics and settled down at the Waterstone’s Piccadilly fifth floor with its generous wi-fi and power points to have a look at this weeks comics. Yes, Ghosted #6, I had enough of that this morning. Still, they’ll be happy enough when… Read more »

Nineteen Thoughts About Nineteen Comics – Superman Unchained, Suicide Squad, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Walking Dead, Avenging Spider-Man, The Crow, Green Lantern Corps, Bravest Warriors, Six Gun Gorilla, Breath Of Bones, Batgirl, Supurbia, Manhattan Projects, Savage Wolverine, Wolverine, Uncanny X-Force, A1 And The True Lives Of The Fabulous Killjoys

Superman Unchained #1 makes a lot of fuss about the foldout page (video here). But my favourite is one panel tucked away near the back. Big weapons, small church… Talking of weapons, why can’t Obama hire Harley Quinn as his press spokesman? I mean, it’s not like she can do a worse job right now… Read more »